Unleashed provides extensive options for customizing guest wireless networks, both in
terms of how users connect, and what access privileges they are given once
Go to Wi-Fi Networks > Create.
Type a Name for the guest WLAN.
In Usage Type, select Guest
Create a new Guest WLAN
In Guest Authentication, choose either to password
protect this guest WLAN, or to allow anyone to connect with no password required
If you selected Yes, password protect my internet in the
previous step, choose one of the following:
- Unique password for each guest: Guest Passes must
first be generated, in batch or individually, for each visitor before they
will be able to log in using a guest pass. For more information, see Working with Guest Passes.
- Single shared password among all guests: This
option allows you to skip the Guest Pass requirement, and simply provide a
single password for all visitors.
Select single shared password among all guests or unique password for
In Validity Period, choose whether the guest passes will
be effective from first use or effective from
creation time, and enter a value for Expire new guest
passes if not used within ___ days if the effective
from first use option is selected.
In Onboarding Portal, choose whether to allow guests the
option to register their devices on your internal (non-guest) WLANs using the
Onboarding Portal. For more information, see Using the BYOD Onboarding Portal.
Optionally, click Show Advanced Options, and configure
any advanced options, such as restricted subnet access, WLAN priority, access
controls, application visibility, etc. See Advanced Configuration Options for more information.
The next screen prompts you to either use the Ruckus logo or upload your own
logo to be displayed on the Guest Access login page. You
can customize any of the following:
- Company Logo: If you want to include a logo, you
will need to prepare a web-ready graphic file, in one of three acceptable
formats (.JPG, .GIF or .PNG). Make sure the logo file meets the following
- Length: 138 x 40 pixels
- File size: 20kB
- Welcome Message: The default welcome message,
"Welcome to the Guest Access login page" can be replaced with any text you
- User Redirection URL: Choose whether to redirect
the user to the original website he/she wanted to visit after successful
login, or to redirect to a URL you specify in the Redirect user
to this website field.
- Terms and Conditions: Choose whether to display
the terms and conditions before guests can access your network. You can also
edit the default terms and conditions by clicking Show
Preview, and replacing the default text with any text you
- Guest Pass Self-Service: Allow users to
self-authenticate their clients to your guest WLAN. For more information,
see Guest Pass Self-Service.
Click OK to save your changes.
The next screen prompts you to begin the configuration for email and SMS
delivery of Guest Passes. Click Yes to configure email
and SMS settings, or click No to skip this step. You can
configure these settings later from the Admin &
Services pages, if you prefer. See Configuring Email and SMS Settings for more information.
Continue to configure email and SMS delivery settings
Continue to Configuring Email and SMS Settings.